Definition of 'blithe'
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They all regard us with blithe indifference. Times, Sunday Times (2010)His critics say he made things up as he went along and had a blithe disregard for protocol. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It seems to me we are far too blithe about young women's anxieties. Times, Sunday Times (2014)In Britain there seemed a blithe lack of concern. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The audience is young and blithe and the setting gloomily pompous: that combination works better than any comedy club. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It's only that blithe and stubborn optimism that leaves each side convinced they'll beat the odds. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There, it has come to seem ridiculously blithe, ignoring the block that the political crisis puts on all but rudimentary commercial life. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Such a contrast to the generation that came before, with their big ideas, their insatiable appetites and their blithe disregard for the rest of the world. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Trends of 'blithe'
Used Occasionally. blithe is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'blithe'
British English: blithe ADJECTIVE
You use blithe to indicate that something is done casually, without serious or careful thought.
On closer inspection, her optimism wasn't as blithe as it appears.
Definition of blithe from the Collins English Dictionary
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